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Use caution when celebrating the Bulldogs this weekend

Playing Auburn at home tomorrow night is sure to mean a night of fun for many Bulldogs fans. It is imperative that you ensure you are ready to take part in these activities if you are heading out to the game or a watch party. One thing to remember is that driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is illegal in Georgia so don't fall into the temptation of trying to drive yourself home if you've had a few drinks or have consumed drugs of any sort.

Teacher dismissed after indictments for drug crimes

No matter what you do, if you face a criminal conviction, you could lose your job. Since that's a reality, it's important that you do all you can to defend yourself if you face criminal charges. Charges alone can be enough for your employer to decide you're too much of a liability to continue working for them.

Drug charge defenses must be customized to fit the case

Many things can lead a person to use drugs. Sometimes, the addiction can lead to serious legal issues. These can land a person in jail or having to pay fines. Anyone who is facing criminal charges for drugs needs to think carefully about their defense options. We can help you learn what might be possible in your case.

Drug courts bring treatment and punishment together

Drug crime charges put defendants in a precarious position, especially when they are addicted to the drugs they were caught with. There is a need for the person to face punishment for breaking the law, but they also need help to overcome the addiction. The Western Judicial Circuit Felony Drug Court in the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government system provides both for qualified individuals.

Georgia's heroin laws provide for harsh criminal penalties

Addiction to heroin is a big problem in this country. The laws regarding this controlled substance vary from one state to another. Georgia has some very strict penalties for individuals who are convicted of crimes related to this drug. If you are facing a criminal case for heroin, here are the penalties that you should be aware of.

Beware of study drugs for the upcoming fall semester

There isn't much time left before the University of Georgia heads back to school for the fall 2018 semester. Now is the time for students to make plans for what they are going to do so they can study. One thing that they don't want to do is have to study drugs to help them stay awake to study.

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